The year was 2007. Steve Jobs, alive and well, had just announced one of the most influential products ever created in modern history, the iPhone. An Airbus A380 takes to the skies in the its first ever commercial flight, and the final instalment of the Harry Potter saga was finally released onto the World in […]Read more "Lose the weight! Ottomobile’s 1/18 BMW E36 M3 LTW"
As a kid growing up in Singapore, having a fascination for cars wasn’t the most popular activity amongst my schoolmates. “You’re too young to drive”, “You can’t even afford a car”, “Why bother” were words casually thrown around whenever they saw me looking at posters of Lamborghinis and Ferraris instead of Manchester Pool and Liver […]Read more "A Forgotten Memory: Herpa’s 1/43 Ferrari 348tb"
Malaysia recently launched BMW’s latest 3 Series (and Z4) just a couple of weeks ago with a fantastic event that didn’t just showcase the Bavarian marque’s latest sports sedan but also played host to its predecessors, with every generation on display and tracing the 3’s lineage back to the cars that started it all, the […]Read more "A taste of things to come: Sampling the BMW G20 330i in Malaysia"
Hailing from ancient South America, the Peri Peri pepper might look like a diminutive little spice but take our word for it, this compact chilli can pack quite a punch, registering a decently mighty score of 175,000 Scoville units. Which might explain why it was previously known as the African Red Devil Pepper. Blasphemous names […]Read more "A hint of heat: Driving the F56 Mini Cooper and Cooper Cabriolet"
Designed to be a spartan, cramped, and Unabashedly functional 4×4, the Willys Jeep was created to do one thing and one thing only, to help mobilise the Allied Forces in their War effort against the Axis Powers and to say it had a tumultuous introduction into this World is quite an understatement. But like all […]Read more "Hard knock life: Driving the Jeep Compass 1.4"
Admittedly, this is a post that should have been done up a couple of months ago but with a backlog of things to do, I just kept putting it on the back-burner. Not entirely a bad thing i guess since it’s a post about a Paint Protection System for the XC40. Yes, the Blonde Swede […]Read more "ReVolvo’ed"
Representing the most exciting variants of the Mini family, the John Cooper Works badge used to be the sole reserve of the hottest 3-door hatchbacks from the marque. With the latest stable of Minis, however, that badge is now available on all future variants. While this might sound like a recipe for watering down the […]Read more "The answer is MINI: Driving the Mini F56 John Cooper Works"